Grocery Guru

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This series of podcasts discuss topics of Category Management, supermarkets, and retailing. Together with the Grocery Guru Andrew Grant, Darren A. Smith challenges, shares, and interrogates current issues in the world of retailing.

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Latest Episodes…

  1. Grocery Guru Episode #34: HFSS - High in Fat, Salt or Sugar Foods – UK Law from 1st April 2022

    New UK HFSS Laws on High in Fat, Salt or Sugar Foods Join Andrew Grant and Darren A. Smith in the thirty-fourth episode of the Grocery Guru. They discuss HFSS New Laws: High in Fat, Salt, or Sugar Foods. These are products that will be stopped from being sited on secondary ...

    06/28/2021

  2. Grocery Guru Episode #33: Clayton, Dubilier & Rice Bid for Morrison's Supermarket - Amazon May Bid?

    The Bid For Morrison’s Supermarket Join Andrew Grant and Darren A. Smith in the thirty-third episode of the Grocery Guru. They discuss the bid from United States private equity firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, of which Terry Leahy is a Board Member, to buy Morrison’s Supermarkets. But will Amazon now make ...

    06/21/2021

  3. Grocery Guru Episode #32: Discussing Preliminary GSCOP Survey Results and Sainsbury's Range Reset

    Preliminary GSCOP Survey Results & Sainsbury’s Range Reset Join Andrew Grant and Darren A. Smith in the thirty-second episode of the Grocery Guru. They discuss the preliminary results of the latest GSCOP supplier survey, whilst the announcement of the Groceries Code Adjudicator’s concern about Sainsbury’s range reset and how they are ...

    06/15/2021

  4. Grocery Guru Episode #31: Increasing Costs -Plan Your Request for a Supermarket Cost Price Increase

    Supermarket Cost Price Increase Join Andrew Grant and Darren A. Smith in the thirty-first episode of the Grocery Guru. They discuss increasing costs for suppliers. From diesel to cargo costs, to minimum wage labour. Whilst the supermarkets slug it out in a potential price war. And, all of this whilst everyone ...

    06/04/2021

  5. Grocery Guru Episode #30:Rapid Groceries |10-minute Window Deliveries

    The Rise of Rapid Groceries Join Andrew Grant and Darren A. Smith in the thirtieth episode of the Grocery Guru. They discuss Rapid Groceries – The Rise of 10-minute Window Deliveries by 8 Start-Ups. Plus, the moves by Tesco and Sainsbury’s with ‘Whoosh’ and ‘Chop-Chop’, to compete. ...

    06/01/2021